Learning through play

At St Agnes Day Nursery children actively learn through play. We provide a safe, enabling environment to inspire each child's individual learning and development.

We advocate a sense of belonging and develop self esteem through fun, love, respect and equality.

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Welcome to St. Agnes Day Nursery.

Our Mission Statement

Our VISION for future development is to provide “outstanding” childcare and services to children and parents/carers.  We want to inspire children and fuel their curiosity, independence and a life-long love of learning to enable children to become contributing members’ of our community and the world.


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Our Values

• Value each child as an individual

• Provide opportunities for children to gain confidence

• Understand and meet the developmental needs of each child socially, emotionally, physically, and intellectually

• Encourage children to explore and investigate

• Teach problem solving, decision making and conflict resolution

• Encourage creativity

• Provide a positive, prepared environment in which each child can develop to his or her fullest potential

• Encourage parental involvement through a variety of activities and communications

• Increase an awareness of the outside community and to provide opportunities for involvement

• Continually develop practitioner expertise by observation, research, and professional development opportunities


Meet the team

Our staff are highly qualified and skilled in Early Years teaching and learning.  All staff are DBS checked and hold paediatric first aid certificates. Our staff to child ratios are higher than the recommended levels; this enables us to nurture and enrich each child's uniqueness and to meet their individual needs.

Deborah Davies



-BA Hons Primary

Education QTS

-Early Years Practitioner Status

-Post Graduate in Early Years Practice

Joanne Jeavens

Deputy Manager/

Team Leader

-Level 5 Childcare

Lauren Hamilton

Nursery Officer/ Safeguarding Officer

-BA Hons Early Childhood and Curriculum Studies

Linzi Riley

Nursery Officer/ Deputy SENCo

-Level 3 Childcare

-NVQ Level 3 SENCo

Jill Bell

Nursery Officer

-BA Hons Primary Education QTS

Emma Pickersgill

Nursery Officer

-Level 3 Childcare

Chloe Davidson

Nursery Officer

-Level 3 Childcare

Helen Tree

Nursery Officer

-Level 2 Childcare

Laura Blake


-Working towards Level 3 Childcare

Sumer Robertson

Nursery Officer

-Level 3 Childcare

St Agnes Day Nursery Est. 1981



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T: 0191 413 4822

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A member of the National Day Nursery Association

Ofsted Registration No. EY413534

Registered Charity No. 1124178